Distance: 8 miles (12.5km)
Ascent: 113 metres
Start/finish: Wimbledon Station, SW19 7NL
From Wimbledon Station follow the path next to the railway then turn R to cross Worple Road into Malcolm Road. At its end take the path joining you to Sunnyside, turn R onto Ridgeway then L on Lingfield Road to the eastern corner of Wimbledon Common (0.9 mile/1.4km). Enter the common and follow the path west to the R of Rushmere and across Cannizaro Road to the road junction. Turn L on Camp Road and follow it to the end (1.7 miles/2.7km). Follow the path in the same direction across Caesar’s Camp and slightly south to a path junction and footbridge over the Beverley Brook. Don’t cross the bridge, turn R and follow the path north to another footbridge in the north-west corner (you can turn L here and join the run up with Richmond Park). Turn R and follow the path between Wimbledon Common and Putney Vale Cemetery to Kings Mere. Turn R and follow the path south near the eastern edge of the common to intersect with the outbound path. Turn L and return the same way to the start.
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